Franz Berwald (1796−1868)

Musik till industriexpositionens invigningsfest den 15 juni 1866

1. March
2. Chor, Hymn
3. Jubel-Chor

  • Year of composition: 1866
  • Work category: Male choir and orchestra
  • Text author: Prins Oscar Fredrik
  • Dedication: Humbly dedicated to His Majesty King Carl XV
  • First performed: 15 June 1866, Kungsträdgården, Stockholm. Choir, made up of over 600 singers, and 5 wind orchestras from Stockholm's regiments under the direction of the composer and assistant directors Johan Peter Cronhamn and August Söderman
  • Duration: Approx. 10-15 min

Instrumentation

3*.0.5.0 / 4.4.6.2 / 4 corn, 2 flicorni contralti, bombardone / tamburo
(picc)

Solo voices/choir

Men's choir, T.T.B.B.

Examples of printed editions

Bärenreiter, Kassel 2010, vol. 22.2 in Franz Berwald Sämtliche Werke

  • Location autograph: Kungliga Biblioteket

Description of work

1. March: Allegro moderato e maestoso E-flat major 4/4
2. Chor, Hymn: Andante maestoso E-flat major 4/4
3. Jubel-Chor: Allegro maestoso B-flat major 3/4